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Twilight at Kosgoda Beach, Sri Lanka on December 24, 2010. (Himash De Silva/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Twilight at Kosgoda Beach, Sri Lanka

Twilight at Kosgoda Beach, Sri Lanka on December 24, 2010. (Himash De Silva/Flickr) more

Sport, Society, and Sri Lanka

Novelist Shehan Karunatilaka shares insights into his prizewinning novel of Sri Lankan cricket, "Chinaman," with Rahul Bose. more
Highlights from the talk between Rahul Bose (L) and writer Shehan Karunatilaka (R) in Mumbai on Aug. 7, 2012. (6 min., 16 sec.)
Shehan Karunatilaka Explores Sri Lanka Through Cricket
Shehan Karunatilaka tells Rahul Bose how his debut novel acts an allegory for his country's 60-year history. more
A young monk watches a street parade amidst a full crowd in Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka on May 5, 2012. (Brett Davies/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: A Pensive Observer in Sri Lanka

A young monk watches a street parade amidst a full crowd in Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka on May 5, 2012. (Brett Davies/Flickr) more

Multimedia: 10 Asian Sports That Would Spice Up the Olympics

Gymnastics, archery, swimming and volleyball are all well and fine. But these Asian sports would definitely give the world something to talk about. more
Chinaman by Shehan Karunatilaka.

Shehan Karunatilaka, Author of 'Chinaman,' in Conversation with Actor Rahul Bose

Join us for a discussion with Shehan Karunatilaka and Rahul Bose that will explore the idea of cricket as a metaphor for understanding cultural and sociopolitical landscapes. more
H.E. Nirupama Rao, Ambassador of India to the United States.

The United States and India: Implementing a Deeper Strategic Partnership

Asia Society is pleased to invite you to a discussion with H.E. Nirupama Rao, Ambassador of India to the United States. more
A child at a temple in Sri Lanka holding three sticks of incense in offering (three sticks being traditionally reserved for gods) on May 5, 2012. (Photosightfaces/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: An Offering for the Gods in Sri Lanka

A child at a temple in Sri Lanka holding three sticks of incense in offering (three sticks being traditionally reserved for gods) on May 5, 2012. (Photosightfaces/Flickr) more
Four young drummers march in the Navam Perahera (The Parade of February) in Sri Lanka on February 6, 2012. (Alexis Gravel/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: The Navam Perahera (The Parade of February) in Sri Lanka

Four young drummers march in the Navam Perahera (The Parade of February) in Sri Lanka on February 6, 2012. (Alexis Gravel/Flickr) more
A scene from the new documentary film 'Silenced Voices.'

Watch: New Film Shows Sri Lanka's Media Battered, but Not Beaten

Asia Society Associate Fellow Vasuki Nesaih says a new film about Sri Lanka's suppressed media sheds light on a troubled, but continually creative press corps. more